The Lemon Bowl

Liz Della Croce is the creator and author of The Lemon Bowl, a healthy food blog. Since 2010, Liz has been creating delicious recipes using real ingredients with an emphasis on seasonality. Liz has appeared live on the TODAY Show and tapes regular cooking segments for her local NBC affiliate station.  She is a contributor for The Huffington Post and Cooking Light. Liz’s recipes and food photography have been featured on several websites including Shape Magazine, Food Network blog, The Cooking Channel, TODAY Food and more.  

Sloppy Joe Lettuce Cups

A modern twist on the childhood classic, these sweet and smoky turkey sloppy joes are served in a crisp lettuce cup for a naturally gluten free spin on America’s favorite sandwich. I know people always say this but losing weight has been so much harder and slow going after baby number 2 than it was after...more

Cherry Vanilla Swirl Steel Cut Oatmeal

Creamy vanilla bean yogurt and cherry preserves are swirled into steel cut oatmeal to create this warm and satisfying power breakfast. I’m a little embarrassed to admit how much yogurt my family consumes on a weekly basis....more

Cheesy Chicken Enchilada Farro Bake

A flavorful, one-pot dinner the whole family will love, this Cheesy Chicken Enchilada Farro Bake is protein-packed and loaded with fresh veggies. One of my best time-saving strategies for weeknight dinners is to do...more

Five Winning Tips for Family-Friendly Tailgating

From make-ahead food to travel activities for the kids to portable clean-up solutions, I’ve got everything you need to make this tailgating season an enjoyable and safe experience for the whole family. Football season has officially arrived which for many people...more

Chicken Tawook Fattoush Salad

My family’s favorite Lebanese salad becomes a main dish when topped with...more

Cherry Ginger Lime Smoothie

This protein-packed smoothie will wake you up with a flavor explosion of tart cherries, spicy ginger and zesty lime juice. One of the perks of living in Michigan is that we still enjoy the flavors of summer well into the month of September. Fortunately, even if your neck of the woods is well past cherry season, this Cherry Ginger Lime Smoothie is a delicious use for frozen fruit ....more

Wine and Chocolate Pairing Party {Lindt Giveaway!}

Hosting a Wine & Chocolate Pairing Party is a fun and delicious excuse to spend quality face-to-face time with friends and family. One thing you may not know about me is that I’ve been planning, hosting and throwing parties since I was 4 years old. Growing up, I was always the party planner in my group of friends ....more

Strawberry Oatmeal Yogurt Muffins {Back to School Giveaway}

A healthy and portable snack or breakfast-on-the-go, your entire family will love these light and fruity Strawberry Oatmeal Yogurt Muffins. September has officially arrived and I must confess: I am thrilled! As much as I love summer, there is no denying that fall is my favorite time...more

Slow Cooker Italian Chicken and Vegetable Ragu

Chicken breasts, carrots, onions and zucchini slow cook in tomato sauce and Italian spices to create a hearty and delicious ragu. Serve on whole wheat pasta or brown rice. We are still knee-deep in zucchini season which was the inspiration for this quick and easy slow cooker chicken recipe! ...more

Berry Ginger Frozen Yogurt

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